CRA International, Inc. (CRAI), a worldwide leader in providing economic, financial, and management consulting services, today announced the addition of Hossein Borhani to the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice as a Vice President. Dr. Borhani will be based in CRA’s San Francisco, CA office.
Dr. Borhani was previously a Director at ERS Group where he led the West Coast Labor and Employment office. He has testified as an expert witness in court and other judicial settings on employment-related matters. Dr. Borhani has worked on statistical and economic analysis in large class action cases involving claims of discrimination in employment, housing, and mortgage lending. He has also consulted on employment issues under the Fair Labor Standards Act and analyzed pricing issues in antitrust litigation.
“We are pleased to welcome Hossein to our Labor & Employment Practice,” said Paul Maleh, CRA’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “His expertise in a wide range of employment-related matters will strengthen CRA’s client offerings.”
Matthew Thompson, CRA’s Labor & Employment Practice Leader, added, “I look forward to having Hossein join our team. He will greatly enhance our team’s presence on the west coast and allow us to serve more clients.”
Dr. Borhani’s experience extends to academia. He has presented various research papers at the American Statistical Association and American Economic Association meetings and has published in the Proceedings of the American Statistical Association. Dr. Borhani has taught statistics as an adjunct professor at Florida State University. He was also a regular guest lecturer in a graduate course on economic and statistical consulting at the Economics Department of Florida State University before moving to San Francisco in 2004.
Dr. Borhani holds a PhD in Economics from Florida State University.
CRA provides in-depth analysis, expert reports, testimony, and advisory services to law firms, companies—both large and small—and government agencies involved in complex labor and employment disputes. We also assist employers by conducting proactive studies of employment and contracting practices, monitoring consent decrees and settlement agreements, and designing systems to track employment practices.
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